The Fanfare

  • January 17Today in history: In 1773, Captain James Cook becomes the first person to cross the Antarctic Circle.
  • January 17Today's schedule is day 9
  • January 17Happy Friday!

Speak Up at the Eat ‘n Speak

Speak Up at the Eat ‘n Speak

Gracey Maxwell, Staff Writer

February 5, 2017

On Jan. 20 the Writing Center and Diversity Club co-hosted an Eat ‘n Speak centered around Diversity Club’s “Speak Up!” goal for the year with clever “Up” puns and decorations shaping the event.

Racing Extinction with Louie Psihoyos

Racing Extinction with Louie Psihoyos

Emma Edmund, Web Editor

January 7, 2017

  In 2015, “Racing Extinction,” a film by Academy-Award winner Louie Psihoyos, was released.  Psihoyos is known for his gripping documentaries that bring to light the effects humans have on the environment.  “Racing Extinction” was not different-- as Psihoyos tackled the anthropogenic causes of h...

Berkeley Athletes Step Up Their Game Over the Summer

Berkeley Athletes Step Up Their Game Over the Summer

Katie Freedy, Sports Editor

September 3, 2014

While some were watching Netflix or tanning by the pool, Berkeley athletes were using their summers as an opportunity to train for their sports seasons. Between attending team camps or training to improve skills, our athletes are more than prepared to make the 2014-15 sports seasons their best one yet. The...

Pics with a Purpose

Mira Rajani, Staff Writer

January 23, 2014

Raising $3,000 for charity may seem like an overwhelming task for any student, but Freshmen Sammie Lee and Jessica Cascio, founders of the company Pics with a Purpose, are well on their way to achieving this goal. The company is the brainchild of Lee, who hoped to sell photographs in order to raise...